Contenders who are preparing for the common admission test can get the full CAT Exam Pattern 2017 – 18 PDF of the CAT exam.
CAT Exam Pattern 2017 – 18
Are you searching the CAT Exam Pattern 2017 – 18 of the CAT exam??? If yes then we have news for you. On this page we provide you full exam pattern of the CAT exam with its full description. CAT stands for Common Admission Test. It is computer based exam. This exam is conducted by the Indian institute of Management. CAT is only entrance exam for admission in MBA and PGDM programs in IIMs. It is open for all graduates who have more than 50 % marks. 20 IIMs and More than 136 Management Institutes participate in this exam. CAT 2017 exam is conducted every year. This year this exam will be held on 4th December. Contenders who preparing for this exam can get the full exam pattern form this page. Through this exam pattern you can get the full knowledge of Exam duration, marking scheme, marks distribution, number of questions, type of questions and topics covered. If you want to check the exam pattern for this exam just scroll down this page.
Exam pattern of CAT 2017 Exam
Contenders who are preparing the CAT 2017 Application form, exam can get their exam pattern for this exam from the below mentioned table.
|No. of Sections||3|
Verbal and Reading Comprehension
Data Interpretation & Logical Reasoning
|Number of Questions||100|
|Section Wise Questions||
Verbal and Reading Comprehension – 34
Data Interpretation & Logical Reasoning – 32
Quantitative Ability – 34
|Total Duration||180 minutes|
|Sectional Duration||60 minutes for each section|
|Question Types||Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs), Non-MCQs|
|Marking Scheme||+3 for right answer
-1 for wrong answer
No negative marking for non-MSQs
Some highlights of CAT Exam Pattern
It is computer based exam which have multiple choice questions and non multiple choice questions. Candidates are allowed to use basic on-screen calculator for calculation. The time Duration of this exam is 180 minutes and has 100 questions. At the time of CAT Exam there is no switching of other sections while you are answering the questions in one, after the time duration of 60 minutes section will shift to next one. You can select four test cities in order of preference. Out of these selected four cities session will select random. The admission into IIMs is based upon CAT Score Card, 10th Marks, 12th Marks and a Group Discussion and Personal Interview round conducted at respective IIMs.
Some Important Links
|CAT Syllabus 2017 – 2018 PDF||Get Details|
|CAT Cut off 2017||Get Details|
|CAT Previous Papers with Solution||Get Details|
|CAT Official website||Click Here|